Riverside BIA Wins National Award

The Riverside BIA hosts numerous member-focused events throughout the year, such as last week's Summer Winery Event.The Riverside BIA recently received an Award of Excellence from the Executive Officers Council (EOC) of the National Association of Home Builders for the Best Membership Recruitment / Retention Plan Implemented.  The award was presented during the annual National Association of Home Builders' 2011 EOC Seminar in Naples, Florida.

 "I am very proud of the accomplishments of my association and the hard work of our staff," said Mark Knorringa, chief executive officer for the Riverside BIA.  "To receive an Association Excellence Award and to be recognized by one’s peers is truly the ultimate compliment."

Winning an Association Excellence Award is truly a great honor, said David Ellis, president of the Executive Officers Council and executive officer of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association.  

"Each award recognizes the outstanding effort, commitment and achievement an executive officer and the association membership made to further the value of involvement in the association," he said.

The winning entries will become part of the Executive Officers Council's Idea Loan File in an effort to help other executives and associations across the country provide better service to members and their community. The council's membership consists of the staff executives who manage the more than 800 state and local home builders associations that comprise the National Association of Home Builders.